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IC-BPMS (integration-centric business process management suite)

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Integration-centric business process management suite (IC-BPMS) combines business process management (BPM) and service-oriented architecture (SOA).....

planning game

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In agile software development, a planning game is a meeting attended by both IT and business teams that is focused on choosing stories for a release ...

session ID

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A session ID is a unique number that a Web site's server assigns to identify a specific user for the duration of that user's visit (session)...

auditor

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In Web advertising, this usually means a third-party company that audits the number of visitors to or impression sent from a Web site during some ...

load testing

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Load testing is the process of subjecting a computer, peripheral, server, network or application to a work level approaching the limits of its ...

cruft

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Cruft is the elements of a program, system or product that are either useless, poorly designed or both. In computing, cruft describes areas of ...

conformance testing

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Conformance testing, also known as compliance testing, is a methodology used in engineering to ensure that a product, process, computer program or ...

Wirth's Law

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Wirth's Law states that computer software increases in complexity faster than does the ability of available hardware to run it... (Continued)

systems development life cycle (SDLC)

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The systems development life cycle (SDLC) is a conceptual model used in project management that describes the stages involved in an information ...

cryptography

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Cryptography is a method of storing and transmitting data in a particular form so that only those for whom it is intended can read and process it. ...

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  • internal audit (IA)

    An internal audit (IA) is an organizational initiative to monitor and analyze its own business operations in order to determine ...

  • pure risk (absolute risk)

    Pure risk, also called absolute risk, is a category of threat that is beyond human control and has only one possible outcome if ...

  • risk assessment

    Risk assessment is the identification of hazards that could negatively impact an organization's ability to conduct business.

SearchSecurity

  • computer exploit

    A computer exploit, or exploit, is an attack on a computer system, especially one that takes advantage of a particular ...

  • cyberwarfare

    Cyberwarfare is computer- or network-based conflict involving politically motivated attacks by a nation-state on another ...

  • insider threat

    Insider threat is a generic term for a threat to an organization's security or data that comes from within.

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SearchDisasterRecovery

  • business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR)

    Business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR) are closely related practices that describe an organization's preparation for ...

  • business continuity plan (BCP)

    A business continuity plan (BCP) is a document that consists of the critical information an organization needs to continue ...

  • call tree

    A call tree -- sometimes referred to as a phone tree -- is a telecommunications chain for notifying specific individuals of an ...

SearchStorage

  • OpenStack Block Storage (Cinder)

    OpenStack Block Storage (Cinder) is open source software designed to create and manage a service that provides persistent data ...

  • SATA Express (SATAe)

    SATA Express (SATAe or Serial ATA Express) is a bus interface to connect storage devices to a computer motherboard, supporting ...

  • DIMM (dual in-line memory module)

    A DIMM (dual in-line memory module) is the standard memory card used in servers and PCs.

SearchSolidStateStorage

  • hybrid flash array

    A hybrid flash array is a solid-state storage system that contains a mix of flash memory drives and hard disk drives.

  • 3D XPoint

    3D XPoint is memory storage technology jointly developed by Intel and Micron Technology Inc.

  • RRAM or ReRAM (resistive RAM)

    RRAM or ReRAM (resistive random access memory) is a form of nonvolatile storage that operates by changing the resistance of a ...

SearchCloudStorage

  • Google Cloud Storage

    Google Cloud Storage is an enterprise public cloud storage platform that can house large unstructured data sets.

  • RESTful API

    A RESTful application program interface breaks down a transaction to create a series of small modules, each of which addresses an...

  • cloud storage infrastructure

    Cloud storage infrastructure is the hardware and software framework that supports the computing requirements of a private or ...

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